Even today, most of us view online dating as a “last resort” — a pathetic place to find refuge, when all other portals to love and connection have closed. My last two significant relationships — one with a woman, one with a man — both started online.
If the Internet is good for anything—and, actually, it’s good for lots of things—it’s good for finding a needle in a haystack.
Props that make you feel soulful, frisky, and fascinating help you make those claims for yourself in your ad. It might sound obvious, but be sure to post a terrific photo of yourself. More to the point: I wanted to attract a man who appreciated subtlety.
And while I’ve yet to settle down with The One (if there even is ...
We’ve tapped Nerve.com’s dating columnist Caitlin Robinson, AKA Miss Information, to offer some tips and tricks to those of you prepping to post your profile.
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left for you by an expressive, enthusiastic, emotionally available paramour?
Feeling squeamish about stating precisely what you want, need and believe?